Sports Law

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-01-01
  • Publisher: Carolina Academic Pr

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This second edition updates the innovative casebook which is accessible to professors and students not thoroughly conversant in sports jurisprudence, yet challenging and provocative enough to be an essential reference to experts in the field. It contains cases, articles, relevant collective bargaining agreement provisions, legislation, critical commentary, notes, questions, and problems related to law and the sports industry.

Author Biography

Michael J. Cozzillio is a professor of law at Widener University School of Law.Mark S. Levinstein has represented such clients as the U.S. National Soccer Team Players, Nancy Kerrigan, the St. Louis Rams, the San Diego Padres, Patrick Ewing, and many others. A partner with Williams & Connolly, he has taught at Georgetown University Law Center.Michael Dimino is a professor at Widener University School of Law.Gabe Feldman is a professor Tulane University Law School.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 3
The business of sportsp. 7
The commissionerp. 57
Contract law and sports : a primerp. 111
Contracts and sports : negotiation, formation and interpretationp. 151
Contracts and sports : enforcementp. 213
Antitrust law and sports : a primerp. 273
Antitrust and sports : the baseball exemptionp. 317
Antitrust and sports : the labor exemptionp. 377
Antitrust and sports : player restraintsp. 445
Antitrust and sports : monopolization and restraints on inter-league competitionp. 497
Antitrust and sports : intra-league restraints limitations on ownership, league membership, sale of broadcast and sponsorship rights and franchise relocationp. 549
Antitrust and sports : equipment restrictionsp. 621
Labor law and sports : a primerp. 649
Labor-management relations and sports : representation and unfair labor practicesp. 711
Labor-management relations and sports : arbitrationp. 777
Discrimination and sportsp. 845
Tort law and sports : a primerp. 987
Torts and the sports participant : volenti non fit injuria ("to a willing person a wrong is not done")?p. 1001
Torts and the spectatorp. 1075
Criminal law and sporting eventsp. 1099
Intellectual property and sportsp. 1125
The player agent and sportsp. 1227
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